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Wallkill River in New Jersey

Trip Overview

Oil City Rd. bridge to Bassets bridge

from Oil City Canoe Access, it is really easy to get your canoe or kayak into the river, just park in the parking area and carry your canoe about 50 feet to the water.


Deli and Bait shop on the end of oil city rd and Rt. 284 on the corner


fishing license required


From Rt. 23N make right onto Rt.565 to Rt. 667 make left

follow 667 for about 3 miles make left on Oil City Rd.

Continue to canoe access on the right just before the bridge


map of the Wallkill River

  • Duration: Day Trip
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing
  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Water Type: River/Creek (Up to Class II)
  • Group Rates: No

Locations on this Trip